Monday, July 13, 2020
Barack Obama

Breaking barriers

Barack Obama was the first African-American president of the United States. Here’s a look at other firsts for American Blacks in politics and law American...
Tips for a successful, lifelong pet adoption

Tips for a successful, lifelong pet adoption

FAMILY FEATURES Bringing home a new pet can be exciting and heartwarming. Before you get caught up in the excitement of adopting a pet, however, it’s...
Navigating the high cost of becoming a caregiver

Navigating the high cost of becoming a caregiver

BY CARLA FRIED RATE.COM/TNS If you have yet to step into the role of caregiver, there’s a good chance it may be in your future....

Iguanas meat sold online after they fall from trees

BY CARLOS FRÍAS MIAMI HERALD/TNS MIAMI — Mango season may be months away, but if you live in South Florida, your trees may have recently...
Kissy Simmons

Epcot festival features Broadway stars

The fourth annual Epcot International Festival of the Arts, a global celebration of visual, culinary and performing arts, continues through Feb. 24. The festival at...
bottled water tax bill GINNIESPRINGSOUTDOORS.COM

Senate panel tables bottled water tax bill

NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA An effort to impose a 12.5-cent-per-gallon tax on water bottled from Florida’s springs was tabled Tuesday before facing the possibility of...
Young Miami royalty honors civil rights icon KIM GIBSON/FLORIDA COURIER

Young Miami royalty honors civil rights icon

HONORING MLK ON HIS DAY Miami Northwestern High School was well-represented on Monday by its king and queen during Northwest Miami Dade’s Dr. Martin Luther...
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Fashion Fair Cosmetics Planning a Comeback

Company will have to compete with Rihanna, makeup giants and social media realities BY CORILYN SHROPSHIRE CHICAGO TRIBUNE/TNS Growing up in Trinidad in the 1980s, Patrice...

HONORING AN ICON

Celebrating the legacy of civil rights leader, Martin Luther King Jr. BY STACEY...

Zeta Phi Beta to celebrate centennial in Washington, D.C.

Valerie Hollingsworth Baker, Muriel Bowser, Anita Hill and Syleena Johnson SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER